Priya Alat - Asst.Professor

Email-ID : priya@rajagiri.edu

Priya Alat holds a Ph.D. in Management (OB & HRM) from IIT Kharagpur.  She was a UGC Research Fellow.  Her research interests include leadership, values, HRM, and Subjective Well-being. She has a number of research publications and has presented research papers in national and international conferences. She has coordinated workshops on Structural Equation Modeling conducted by the National Academy of Psychology (India) and has experience in editing articles for the journal Psychological Studies (Springer Nature). She also has worked for a short while as an HR executive in an US based KPO where she was responsible for employee relations and recruitment.

Academic Qualifications                                                                                        

  • Ph.D. Organizational Behavior 
  • Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, IIT Kharagpur.
  • PGDM Human Resource Management, Jagan Institute of Management Studies, Delhi.
  • B.A. English, Calcutta University, Kolkata, West Bengal.

Work Experience                                                                                                      

Position: Management-Trainee HR 
Organization: NetConnect Private Ltd. (Project: Accretive Health Services Pvt. Ltd.)
Responsibilities: Employee relations and recruitment
Period: December 2011 to September 2012

Awards                                                                                                                      

  • Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) in Management by University Grants Commission (UGC) in December 2012.
  • Research Interest                                                                                               
  • Leadership
  • Subjective well-being
  • Personality 
  • Disaster trauma

Publications in Referred Journals                                                                        

2020 
Alat, P. & Suar, D. (Accepted). Flexible Leadership in the Manufacturing Sector, International Journal of Organization Theory & Behavior (Emerald, Impact Factor: .18, ABDC “C”)
 
2019
Suar, D., Jha, A. K., Das, S. S., & Alat, P. (2019). The structure and predictors of subjective well-being among millennials in India. Cogent Psychology, doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/23311908.2019.1584083 (Taylor & Francis, ESCI, SCOPUS)  
 
2017
Suar, D., Das, S.S., Alat, P., & Kumar, R. (2017). Exposure, loss, and support predicting the dimensions of posttsunamitrauma. Journal of Loss and Trauma, 22(5), 427-439. (Taylor & Francis, SSCI, Impact Factor: .79)
 
Suar, D., Alat, P., & Das, S. S. (2017). Attachment styles predicting posttsunami trauma: The mediating effects of coping. Psychological Studies, 62(2), 160-167. (Springer, SCOPUS)
 
2016
Suar, D., Das, S. S., Alat, P., & Suar, J. (2016). Exposure, resource loss, and posttsunami trauma. Journal of Loss and Trauma, 21(5), 421-432. (Taylor & Francis, SSCI, Impact Factor: 0.79)
 
2015
Suar, D., Das, S. S., & Alat, P. (2015). Bereavement, postdisaster trauma, and behavioral changes in tsunami survivors. Death Studies, 39(4), 226–233. (Taylor & Francis, SSCI, Impact Factor: 1.16)
 

Paper Presented in Conferences and Seminars                                                   

2018
Leader Attributes and Effectiveness: Role of Behavioral Complexity, ASBBS 25th Annual Conference held at Las Vegas, U.S.A, 2018.
 
2017
Factor Structure of the 18-item Need for Cognition Scale, 27th Silver Jubilee Convention of National Academy of Psychology, India, held at IIT Kharagpur, 2017.
 
2016
Effective Leader Attributes, Behaviors and Values in the Indian Manufacturing Sector: A Qualitative Study at the 31st International Congress of Psychology, ICP2016, held at Yokohama, Japan, 2016.
 
Factor Structure of the 12-item General Health Questionnaire at the 25th Silver Jubilee Convention of National Academy of Psychology, India, held at Allahabad University, 2016. 
 
2014
Attachment Style, Coping Style and Posttsunami Trauma of Survivors at the 24th Annual Convention of NAOP, held at IIFM, Bhopal, 2014.
 
2013
Bereavement, Posttsunami Traumatic Stress, and Behavioral Reactions of Tsunami Survivors at the 23rd Annual Convention of National Academy of Psychology, India, held at NIT Rourkela, 2013
 

Workshop Facilitated                                                                                       

2017
Pre-conference workshop titled Structural Equation Modeling on 21st December, 2017 in the 27th Annual Conference of the National Academy of Psychology (NAOP), organized by Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, Kharagpur, India.
 
2016
Pre-conference workshop titled Structural Equation Modeling on 28th December, 2016 in the 26th Annual Conference of the National Academy of Psychology (NAOP), organized by Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, India.
Facilitated the Pre-conference workshop titled Structural Equation Modeling on 2nd February, 2016 in the 25th Annual Conference of the National Academy of Psychology (NAOP), organized by the University of Allahabad, Allahabad, India.